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Software Engineer

Houston, TX 77041, USA Req #287
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
DISA Global Solutions is a fast-paced, growing company focused on providing safety and compliance solutions, which include drug and alcohol testing, background screening, occupational health screening, transportation compliance, and safety and substance abuse training. We are headquartered in Houston, Texas with over 800 employees. DISA has specialized in promoting workplace health and safety for over 25 years and has a strong market presence in the energy and transportation sector. We are IT innovators and developed one of the most advanced platforms to support our clients’ access to data. DISA is highly committed to quality and service excellence.  

 DISA employees are offered a competitive pay and benefits package and a fun and exciting place to work. We have a collaborative and team-oriented culture with numerous opportunities of career advancement. We offer monthly appreciation events and strive to provide a learning environment where each employee is encouraged to participate in continuing education and training.
Position Overview: The applicant will be adding new features to DISA's flagship application, DISAWorks, using agile software development practices.  As part of a Scrum team, the applicant will be responsible for participating in all the Scrum team ceremonies, which include planning sessions, backlog refinement sessions, retrospectives and daily stand ups.  As part of a Scrum team, the applicant will also be responsible for implementing solutions using our current technology stack, which includes ASP.NET, JavaScript and SQL Server.
A Day in the Life:
  • You will convert designs and specifications into computer code.
  • You will compile code into programs and corrects errors detected in the compilation process.
  • You will create test transactions and runs tests to find errors and confirms that the program meets specifications.
  • You will analyze code to find causes of errors and revises programs.
  • You will consult with business analysts and end users to analyze and understand functions that are to be automated, client needs, objectives, desired features and input and output requirements.
  • You will lead Scrum team ceremonies, which include planning sessions, backlog refinement sessions, retrospectives and daily stand ups. 
  • You will consult with internal users to prototype, refine test and debug programs.
  • You will provide technical assistance by responding to inquiries regarding errors, problems or questions with programs.
  • You will perform maintenance of existing custom software, including end-user support.
  • You will monitor performance of programs after implementation.
  • You will write and maintains functional and technical specifications.
Our Ideal Candidate:  
  • Has a bachelor's degree (required) in biotechnology, computer science, electrical engineering, computer engineering, or a related degree.
  • Has significant experience working with C#, .NET, Javascript, SQL, HTML, XML, Ember Js or related scripting languages.
  • Has relational database design experience.
  • Has object-oriented programming experience.
  • Has web services experience.
DISA is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability, sex, sexual orientation or national origin.

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  • Pay Type Salary
  • Houston, TX 77041, USA